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M.S. Assistantship - Aquatic Ecology - Ball State University

Graduate Student and Postdoc Positions
Posted: 8/11/2017
Expiration Date: 10/18/2017

The Wyatt Lab in the Department of Biology at Ball State University has an opening for a NSF funded MS Graduate Research Assistantship to study aquatic ecology in Alaskan wetlands. Ideally, the successful applicant will have a background in aquatic ecology and a willingness to work in both field and laboratory settings. The multidisciplinary nature of this project provides research opportunities for students with a broad range of interests (algal ecology, microbial ecology, food webs, and biogeochemistry). The field portion of the research will be conducted in partnership with the Long-term Ecological Research Program at the University of Alaska-Fairbanks and the position will require travel to Alaska for summer research. Please see the lab website for more details: www.wyattlab.org.

If you are interested in this position please send your CV and a short statement summarizing your qualifications and research interests to Dr. Kevin Wyatt at khwyatt@bsu.edu. Application requirements can be found at http://www.bsu.edu/biology/. Preferred start date is January (spring semester) or May (summer semester) 2018.

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